Another Viewpoint: “I Can’t Make Up My Mind”

When LeBron James opted to make the move from high school to the NBA, he opened a can of worms. The talking heads started making noises about how important it was for him to get...

Harper Delivers Clutch Hits in Uneven Week for Nationals

With a couple of uneven starts from their stalwart pitchers, but clutch at-bats from Bryce Harper, the Washington Nationals’ 2017 season does not lack for excitement. Throughout the whole campaign, the Nationals have found ways...

Orioles Avoid Setting Embarrassing Record for Runs Allowed

The Baltimore Orioles are in the same position they were a week ago: two games below .500 and mired in fourth place in the American League East. But the Orioles (36-38) at least managed to avoid...

Prince George’s Co., Md. Native Markelle Fultz Tops Star-studded NBA Draft

The Philadelphia 76ers selected former Washington University guard as the first overall pick in the 2017 NBA Draft on June 22. Philadelphia originally had the No. 3 overall pick in the draft, but traded up to...

Patriots’ Wide Receiver Malcolm Mitchell having Three Children’s Books Published

NEW YORK (AP) — New England Patriots wide receiver Malcolm Mitchell can be sweet when he wants to be. Mitchell has a three-book deal with Scholastic, the children's publisher told The Associated Press on Thursday....

Wise Represented Well In Big 33 Football Classic

After a stellar football campaign in 2016, Dr. Henry A. Wise Junior High School in Upper Marlboro, Md. sent three players to the Big 33 Football Classic on June 17. Since its inception in...

76ers Get No. 1 Pick from Celtics, Chance to Draft Fultz

History will say the Boston Celtics passed on the No. 1 overall pick in this year's NBA draft, not only trading it away but doing so in a deal with one of the team's...

Get Use to NBA Super Teams

LeBron James is right when he says he didn't start the “superteam” trend that's in the NBA right now. That term goes way back beyond James’ years. Now, while James did join perhaps the...

Ward Celebrates Big Win While Kovalev Plans Protest

LAS VEGAS (AP) — After leaving no doubt who was the best light heavyweight around, Andre Ward talked about securing his place as one of the top pound-for-pound fighters in the world and perhaps...

Was Lakers v. Celtics the Best Rivalry in Sports?

Fresh off of an NBA Finals “three-peat” appearance and ESPN’s recent inside look at the Boston Celtics/Los Angeles Lakers documentary, rivalries have been the trending topic over recent weeks. Golden State’s 4-1 series win over Cleveland was another chapter in their growing...

Nationals Endure Bad Home Stand, Turn It around in New York

After losing five of their last six games of a seven-game home stand – including a three-game sweep by the Texas Rangers and two of three to the middling Atlanta Braves – a trip...

Orioles Lose 8 of 10 Games, Fall Below .500

The Baltimore Orioles are officially in trouble. After losing eight of its last 10 games, including six straight losses during that span, the Orioles now find themselves with a below .500 win/loss record for the...